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The Department of Public Health provides residents with valuable information on various public health topics such as Rabies, Lyme Disease, AIDs, Radon, Lead Paint Poisoning, etc. Also, residents are given referrals and contact persons for various local, state and federal public health agencies along with information on various public health issues and topics. We also handle issues related to environmental trash, rodent control, vector control, high grass/weeds and all other public health related concerns.

The Department of Public Health is located in the Building and Codes Department at the Municipal Services Building at 1014 Darby Road. Office hours are Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Animal Control now falls within the Haverford Township Police Department. The animal control officer can be reached at 610-853-1298 ext. 2205. Check out the Animal Control page for more information.

Forms & Applications
Retail Food Facility Application
Backyard Chicken License Application
Application for Public Bathing
Special Event Food Service Application
Temporary Event Checklist
Farmers Market Permit Application
Vending Vehicle Application

Health Topics

Spotted Lanternfly
Learn How to Stop the Invasive Spotted Lanternfly
PA Spotted Lanternfly Alert Information
How to Spot a Spotted Lanternfly

Help Prevent the Abuse of Prescription Drugs
Delaware County Medicine Drop Box is located in the lobby of the Haverford Township Police Station (1010 Darby Road)

Lock Your Meds and Dispose of Unused Medication Properly

Delaware County Heroin Task Force

Delaware County Domiciliary Care Program
Domiciliary Care Program Application
Domiciliary Care Provider Application

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